U.S. Anti-Doping Agency Announces 2002 Third Quarter Testing Numbers

Oct. 28, 2002 The United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) performed 1,863 doping control tests during the third quarter of 2002, USADA Chief Executive Officer Terry Madden announced Monday. The 1,863 doping control tests cover 42 sports. Five hundred and seventy-two tests were no-advance-notice out-of-competition (OOC) tests done between July and September 2002, and 239 short-notice…

U.S. Figure Skater Ina Receives Suspension From U.S. Anti-Doping Agency For Refusing Drug Test

Oct. 25, 2002 The United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) announced Friday the decision of a American Arbitration Association/Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) panel finding that Kyoko Ina, of Greenwich, Conn., a three-time Olympian in the sport of figure skating, refused to take part in a USADA out-of-competition test on July 18, 2002. A refusal…

U.S. Track Athlete Cox Receives Public Warning From U.S. Anti-Doping Agency For Positive Drug Test

Oct. 17, 2002 The United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) announced Thursday that Crystal Cox of Carrboro, N.C., an athlete in the sport of track and field, tested positive at the 2002 North America, Central America & Caribbean (NACAC) Under-25 Track & Field Championships on Aug. 11, 2002 for ephedrine, a prohibited substance under the International…